Archive for figure

Father’s Day

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on June 21, 2020 by Carol Smith Myer

Happy First Father’s Day to Justin!

Both of my Justin son-in-laws are enjoying their babies with my daughters.
That makes me happy!

12×16″, oil on panel

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Made in the Shade

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on June 20, 2020 by Carol Smith Myer

Gathered with students for a plein air class last week.  So nice to see these lovelies. we are all anxious to paint with each other again.  Seems to work well, it easy to observe recommendations and feel safe.  8×8″, oil on panel

Made in the Shade

8x8", oil on panel

$400.00

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Viansa Painter

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on May 10, 2019 by Carol Smith Myer
Last Weekend of Marin Open Studios
Stop by and gander ~ 768 Eucalyptus Ave, Novato
Saturday and Sunday May 11,12th from 11-6pm.
Viansa Painter
this was the last day of Plein Air Convention at Viansa Winery. This painter with vine background caught my eye.
9×12″, oil on panel

Viansa Painter

9x12", oil on panel

$600.00

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Cecilia

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , on November 24, 2017 by Carol Smith Myer

 

Its so hard to simplify and so easy to complicate in painting.  Often, these smaller ones are more successful when there is no room for overworking.  7×5″

Cecelia

$175.00

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Stretch

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , on November 21, 2017 by Carol Smith Myer

7×5″, oil on linen panel.

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Stretch

$175.00

Upcoming Portrait Workshops

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , , on May 29, 2017 by Carol Smith Myer

I will be teaching two upcoming workshops in Colorist Portraiture

Sonoma Community Center ~ July 8 & 9

SAT & SUN 9:30AM-4:30PM
JUL 8 & 9, 2017
418 17-3

Instructor: Carol Smith Myer

This class will illustrate how to mix and apply paint in the colorist tradition.  Using the Hensche colorist method, Carol will give a demonstration in the morning, followed by time students to paint the figure from photographs.  Painters seeking more interesting color and luminosity in their work will benefit from this oil painting workshop.

$220
$198 Members

Intermediate
Ages 18+

 
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You may also register by phone at (707) 938-4626 x1.

Please register 4-5 business days prior to class to help us gauge enrollment and prepare for your arrival. – See more at: http://www.sonomacommunitycenter.org/drawing-and-painting-classes.html?bpid=7571#sthash.YyTxQ6nz.dpuffullsizeoutput_669b

Riley Street Art Supply, San Rafael, CA ~ Colorist Portrait from Models and Photos ~ `Four Saturday afternoons in August, stay tuned for more infomation

Dream Reader

Posted in impressionist with tags , , , , , on August 20, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

This is one I painted at a model session.  I then embellished it at my studio.

portrait, oil on linen panel, 16×12″, price $900

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Furry Stole

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , on December 31, 2015 by Carol Smith Myer

Happy New Year!

Painted this at the Marin Society of Artists Model session at Kentfield location.  Next month that moves to San Rafael.

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Blonde Dread Locks

Posted in impressionist with tags , , on January 16, 2015 by Carol Smith Myer

Last night’s figure session at Marin Society of Artists.  14×11″, oil on linen panel.DSC02339

Riley Street Demo Painting

Posted in impressionist with tags , , , , , on December 7, 2014 by Carol Smith Myer

Yesterday at our wonderful local art store, I painted a portrait, while talking about my process.  Lizzy was our model. 16×12″, oil on linen.Lizzy